Tag Archives: Raul Albiol

Updated: The Musical Stylings Of Raul Albiol & Pepe Reina

18 Jul

Our good friend watishista and Napoli fan extraordinaire Maria Rosaria sent me this clip of Raul Albiol & Pepe Reina onstage with a band. Raul is trying to sing La Bamba, but lordy, is he tone deaf. Bless. I said to Maria Rosaria that I was surprised that Pepe Reina didn’t just grab the mic and have a go because that’s his style. To my delight, she came back with footage of him doing just that. Continue reading

Updated: Mazel Tov: Calleti & Marta Get Hitched

20 Jun

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One of my fave couples tied the knot yesterday: Jose Callejon & his long time love, Marta Ponsati Romero.  Continue reading

Welcome To The World Mia Albiol Roig!

6 Jan

I’m so behind on everything because of the holidays! Watishista hopechaser just let me know that the latest Albiol Roig woobins arrived (presumably) on New Year’s Eve! Miss Mia joins big sisters Azahara & Alma and big brother Romeo. Congratulations to Alicia & Raul on their new and undoubtedly beautiful baby girl.

– Lozil

Training, They Broke Luka & Remembering One Of The Greatest

17 Nov

Satellite (4)I was off on a road trip yesterday and got back into town at about 3 AM so I’m just getting to blog updates now. After a few days off, the team returned to training. The first of the internationals to come back, Keylor, joined them. Continue reading

Look Who Got Called Up!

7 Nov

B11xyeMIgAEOmU5So happy and proud of Calleti & Morata, who received a call up for La Roja’s matches against Belarus and Germany. I really hope that they get to make their debut. (Other n00bs: Nolito & the fabulously named Nacho Camacho). And congrats to our other boys (and ex-boys): Iker, Isco, Sergio & Albiol. They report on November 12. (Congrats also to Álvaro Medrán on his first call up for the U21 team).

– Lozil

Okay, It’s Not Just The Water In Spain

4 Oct

925642_756359987753611_978817763_nWell, we can’t blame this one on the water in Spain because guess what super fertile couple is expecting again? Continue reading

World Cup 2014 – Bits & Bobs: Ads, Anthems & More

13 Jun


Ah, I’m finally getting a chance to sit down and write a post! It’s been a hectic day. I saw this great ad that Visa with Nobel Laureates and just had to share. Continue reading

World Cup 2014 – Group B: The B Stands for Bromance

11 Jun

Group BWhat better way to start my group coverage than with a post full of national team love, right? Continue reading

Provisional World Cup 2014 Squad List For Spain Released

13 May

La Roja provisionalThe provisional squad list for Spain has been released! A few surprises but not as many as I expected. Continue reading

Updated: San Baby Greets Us! (And More)

4 May

It’s Mother’s Day in Spain and Martin Casillas Carbonero has made a finally made full face appearance to say hi to his mami. The photo was captioned “Hi Mommy! Congratulations! Thanks for being the most wonderful mother in the world and giving me life! I love you so much! Signed: Martin # felizdiadelamadre” I love how goofy and sappy Iker is. It’s very sweet. Martin very much favors his mother, don’t you think? (Sara as a baby: 1  2  3) Some of our other faves sent out greetings to the mamis as well. Continue reading